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Dictionary entry overview: What does Alhambra mean?
• ALHAMBRA (noun)
The noun ALHAMBRA has 1 sense:
1. a fortified Moorish palace built near Granada by Muslim kings in the Middle Ages
Familiarity information: ALHAMBRA used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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A fortified Moorish palace built near Granada by Muslim kings in the Middle Ages
Nouns denoting man-made objects
palace (official residence of an exalted person (as a sovereign))
Holonyms ("Alhambra" is a part of...):
Granada (a city in southeastern Spain that was the capital of the Moorish kingdom until it was captured by Ferdinand and Isabella in 1492; site of the Alhambra (a palace and fortress built by Moors in the Middle Ages) which is now a major tourist attraction)
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